The Western Ghats of India, identified as a World Biodiversity hotspot by Birdlife International, is an ecological zone of global importance. Together with the. Birds of Western Ghats. All birds seen in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa, Karnataka, Tamilnadu and Kerala states are eligible for this mission. Location is to be. The Western Ghats of India, identified as a World Biodiversity hotspot by Birdlife International, is an ecological zone of global importance, and supports a variety.

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Birds of Western Ghats

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Birds of Western Ghats, Kokan and Malabar

You may send this item to up to five recipients. The numerous rivers and streams that originate in the western ghats are home to a remarkable variety of fish. I view this book as a decent supplement to other field guides to keep at home as additional reference. The Western Ghats of India, identified as a World Biodiversity hotspot by Birdlife International, is an ecological zone of global importance. The global biodiversity hotspots is home to several brilliantly colored ornamental fishes, like barb, puffer fish and catfish.

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The great Western Ghats are home to thousands of rare and magnificent mammals including The big cats of India black panther, Leopard and the Royal Bengal Tiger. The rainforests of these mountains are malqbar for diverse and unique species of frogs, four new species of anurans have been described recently from the Western Ghats.

Just make sure you take note of which ones belong to the featured bird of that page. It is not field guide nor, really, even an identification guide.

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In addition to introducing the bird and describing it to the reader, this book offers more of a natural background on the bird. The text attributed to each bird is a little generic, offering very brief notes on nesting, eggs, distribution, calls, ecological notes, and parental care. Showing of 1 reviews. Citations are based on reference standards. My favorite surprise from this book is a good photo of Jerdon’s Courser tucked in the back on page About the Author Dr.

Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. More information goes into the natural history than into a description of the bird, reinforcing this book is not an identification guide.

This is a slightly different bird book with a somewhat unique format. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. WorldCat is the world’s largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online. The classification followed is the current one by Sibley and Monroe, but Synopsis numbers are mentioned to link the species with Ali and Ripley s Handbook.


Satish Pande ; et al Find more information about: Please enter recipient e-mail address es. It includes sexual dimorphism, variations in plumage, nests and nesting habits, food preferences, breeding behaviour, ring recoveries and other details.

As many as 44 of the bird species found here now feature in the Red Data Book as critical, endangered, vulnerable and near threatened species. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

The 7 Species of Fauna in Western Ghats of India

Molluscs The non-marine molluscs fauna of India are the part of molluscan family. Linked Data More info about Linked Data. The western ghats endemic birds are the most beautiful Malabar parakeet, nilgiri wood-pigeon, malabar grey horn bill, grey-headed bulbul, nilgiri flycatcher and other giant flying predators.

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